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United Airlines offers flight attendants $100,000 in voluntary buyout

United Airlines offers flight attendants $100,000 in voluntary buyout

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

United Airlines and union officials said Monday that eligible flight attendants will be paid up to $100,000 to leave the company through a voluntary buyout, in a deal that aims to end furloughs at the over-staffed airline. The agreement comes six years after United, which employs more than 23,000 stewards, retired a number of its […]

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Virgin America is a Twitter Crowd Favorite.  United, not so much….

Virgin America is a Twitter Crowd Favorite. United, not so much….

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Twitter and Facebook have become a favorite repository for complaints against the travel industry. It’s a medium that fits the feedback well: travelers get to vent about their negative experience, perhaps believing that their “influence” will be revered by the airline or hotel, and in some cases the travel provider is able to troubleshoot an […]

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United Airlines Takes Delivery of First 787-9 Aircraft in North America

United Airlines Takes Delivery of First 787-9 Aircraft in North America

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

United Airlines has become the first North American carrier to take delivery of the Boeing 787-9, a stretched version of the Dreamliner that will allow the airline to accommodate more customers and further capitalize on its worldwide route network. The aircraft is the first of 26 of the newest member of the Dreamliner family United […]

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Milan Malpensa Airport Plane Spotting. Boeing 777, 767, Airbus A330 [VIDEO]

Milan Malpensa Airport Plane Spotting. Boeing 777, 767, Airbus A330 [VIDEO]

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. Video shows various airplanes landing and take-off at Milan Malpensa airport.

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US airlines hiring more Chinese-speaking American flight attendants

US airlines hiring more Chinese-speaking American flight attendants

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the number of flights between China and the US increases, US airlines are looking to hire more Chinese speaking flight attendants to better serve their customers. American Airlines, Delta Airlines, and United Airlines are among the US carriers seeking flight attendants fluent in Chinese. Some of the airlines have held hiring events or recruited […]

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United and US Airways Join Delta in Suspending Tel Aviv Flights

United and US Airways Join Delta in Suspending Tel Aviv Flights

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delta Air Lines, United and US Airways each canceled flights Tuesday to Israel because of safety and security concerns. Delta, which typically flies between New York’s JFK airport and Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, suspended service indefinitely. Delta Flight 468, a Boeing 747 with 273 passengers and 17 crew members, diverted to Paris […]

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United 767s at Rome [VIDEO]

United 767s at Rome [VIDEO]

| June 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. United 767s at Rome…

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United Airlines to Open Modern New San Francisco Club

United Airlines to Open Modern New San Francisco Club

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

United Airlines brings its new airport lounge design concept to San Francisco International Airport this Sunday, June 8, as the airline opens a new United Club lounge near its ultra-modern Boarding Area E in Terminal 3.

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United Airlines Operates First Flight at London Heathrow’s New Terminal 2

United Airlines Operates First Flight at London Heathrow’s New Terminal 2

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

United Airlines today became the first airline to operate a flight at London Heathrow Airport’s new Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal. United flight 958, a Boeing 767 from Chicago, arrived at gate 38B at 5:49 a.m. local time.

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American Airlines Will Pick up 4 Gates from United Airlines at LAX

American Airlines Will Pick up 4 Gates from United Airlines at LAX

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

In a move that should help it expand at Los Angeles International Airport, American Airlines will take over four gates from competitor United Airlines later this year, officials confirmed Tuesday.

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